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Tales of the Unexpected - "Original British Version" (Opening, 1979)

Views: 2582

Here is the British opening for the creepy show Tales of the Unexpected. (The version that ran in America was different). This ran on early Sunday mornings (after Saturday Night Live) at around 12:30 or 1am in Chicago on NBC 5.

Here's some info that I found on the web about the American version of the opening (which was different than the one seen here, although the music was the same):

"A wise man believes only in lies, trusts only in the absurd, and learns to e...

Just Pants (Commercial, 1978)

Views: 2989

"Just Pants" - right across the street from "Virtuous Shoes".

This aired on local Chicago TV early Sunday, August 20th 1978 during the 12:00am to 12:30am timeframe.

Sulfer-8 (Commercial, 1978)

Views: 447

Here's a commercial for medicated Sulfur-8 hair & scalp conditioner.

This aired on local Chicago TV on Tuesday, October 31st 1978 during the 3:30pm to 5pm timeframe.

K-Mart - "White and Bright Sale" (Commercial, 1979)

Views: 1389

Here's a neat animated commercial for Kmart. Style seems familiar, anyone know?

This aired on local Chicago TV Wednesday, December 26th 1979 at a few moments before 10pm.

WD-40 (Commercial, 1977)

Views: 2747

How do you make a name like WD-40 catchy? Just repeat it a bunch of times very fast.

"What do you have that sticks or squeaks?"

This aired on local Detroit TV on Thursday, April 7th 1977 (not Chicago TV, but still cool!)

Sizzlean - "Real Meat" (Commercial, 1977)

Views: 1249

Here's a commercial for Sizzlean - the bacon substitute, by Swift.

This aired on local Chicago TV on Friday, December 9th 1977.

Chevrolet - "That's More Like It!" (Commercial, 1976)

Views: 2369

Here's a commercial for The New Chevrolet - "That's More Like It!".

This aired on local Los Angeles TV (and likely Chicago TV) on Sunday, November 7th 1976.

Amoco (Commercial, 1978)

Views: 1189

Here's a commercial for Amoco that features the old Standard Oil sign.

"You expect more from a leader."

This aired on local Chicago TV Monday, January 9th 1978.